Walking Dead Creator Thinks Game of Thrones Shouldn’t Use Book’s Ending

As HBO’s hit fantasy series Game of Thrones moves forward without new novels from George R.R. Martin to directly adapt, The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman believes showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss should have had to craft the show’s ending without guidance from the author.

In an interview with Rolling Stone, Kirkman expressed his “disappointment” in how Game of Thrones is going beyond GRRM’s collection of published novels, as Season 6 continues the story while Martin has yet to finish The Winds of Winter. Benioff and Weiss have spoken about how Martin sat down with them and explained how his story would end, giving them the major plot points for how to end the TV series.

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